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Ford’s hot metal makes Fiesta more fun than most

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: Ford Fiesta Metal Hot Metal, or a damp squid? Sporty Fiestas are usually entertaining to drive, but does this latest newcomer live up to expectations? DAVID HOOPER tests the mettle of Ford’s latest special edition. FORD Fiesta and exclusivity are two words which are not normally uttered in the same […]

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Zetec S

Hottest Focus hits the showrooms

The Zetec S is the sportiest Focus currently available. FORD has brought a new Focus to the showrooms and it’s the sportiest one available… until the ST arrives next year. Developed with the UK market in mind, the Focus Zetec S mixes sporty styling with the introduction of the 1.6-litre 180PS EcoBoost petrol motor. Modelled […]

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ST-op in the name of the law!

Its role in the film should boost sales for the ST. GET your trousers on — you’re nicked! And audiences can expect an arresting performance when Ford’s first global performance car becomes one of the stars of a new film version of the 70s classic TV show The Sweeney. Flying Squad officers Jack Regan and […]

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Ford gives Fiesta the ST treatment

Ford hopes the Fiesta ST could capture a big chunk of the hot hatch market. FORD is taking its ST performance brand another step further with the Fiesta ST Concept, which has been unveiled just as the Focus ST goes into production. The giant carmaker has promised a new era for driving enthusiasts globally by […]

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Focus Estate debuts at Pageant of Power

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: FORD FOCUS ESTATE Ford’s new Focus is already a hit with customers, but as the new estate model joins the range, editor DAVID HOOPER, visits the Pageant of Power to put it through its paces. The new Ford Focus estate pictured at Nantwich Marine where its large load bay would […]

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Take your SEAT to drive through the recession

Cost effective quality has seen SEAT rise above the recession. Editor DAVID HOOPER says the Exeo ST range will ensure further success for the Spanish carmaker. SEAT’s make-over of the old Audi model has certainly done it no harm. SPANISH carmaker SEAT seems to be able to do little wrong at the moment and has […]

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Ford Focus raises game as company marks 100 years

ROAD TEST REPORT AND REVIEW: FORD FOCUS There may have been rain in Spain, but during its European launch, it was Ford’s new Focus which shone. DAVID HOOPER, editor of wheelworldreviews.co.uk, reports from Jerez. Immediately identifiable, but the new Ford Focus is a very different car. WHEN Ford launched its new Focus to the international […]

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